Conversations

Dr. Chen
Conversations

Dr. Chen

“Looking for Luke” was kickstarted by a grant that Dr. Juliana H. Chen received last year as part of her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship.

Dr. Chen
Mental Health

Films That Heal: “Looking for Luke” Explores Mental Health

Directed by Eric I. Lu ’09 and edited by Elaine Coin, the film explores Tang’s death and its impact on his family, his friends, and the College community.

IDF soldier.
Conversations

A Conversation With Lt. Shachar Erez: The IDF's First Openly Transgender Soldier

​Lt. Shachar Erez originally enlisted in the Israeli Defense Forces as a female candidate, despite the fact that he identifies as male. He was nervous—at the time, Erez did not anticipate that the military would accept and support his transgender identity.

IDF soldier.
Conversations

IDF soldier.

Will MacArthur
Conversations

Will MacArthur

Will H. MacArthur ’20 is planning to run for the Cambridge School Committee, a body that oversees school policies and budgets for the district of roughly 6,500 students.

Chirp Chips
Conversations

Chirp Chips

Containing 20 grams of protein per bag, in flavors like Cheddar, Sea Salt, and BBQ, Chirps—chips made from cricket flour—are the newest bug-infused snack on the market.

Pageant crown.
College

Pageant crown.

Pageant crown.

Harvard Square

'A Gap to be Bridged': Harvard Freshman Eyes Seat on Cambridge School Committee

Now a student two blocks down the street at Harvard, MacArthur is eyeing a return of sorts: He is planning to run for the Cambridge School Committee, a body that oversees school policies and budgets for the district of roughly 6,500 students.

Food and Drink

Crickets Go... Crunch?

The brightly colored packaging of Chirps chips seems innocuous enough. Made from cricket flour, containing 20 grams of protein per bag, Chirps chips are the newest bug-infused snack on the market.

Pageant crown.
Conversations

Eyes On The Crown

In offstage and onstage interviews, Vuong brandishes her knowledge of current events and promotes her platform: empowering homeless youth. For the talent portion of the pageant, she plays classical music—often Chopin—on the piano. For the “swim” and “evening” categories, she models the requisite attire while walking in a figure-eight shape onstage.

Chirps chips.
Conversations

Chirps chips.

Chirps chips.

Chelsea Vuong
Conversations

Chelsea Vuong

Since she was 12, Chelsea Vuong ’20 has competed in several beauty pageants in her home state of California and, since she came to Harvard, in Massachusetts.

Dr. Zhang's Pipettes
Science

Dr. Zhang's Pipettes

Dr. Zhang's pipettes hang on a shelf above his lab bench. With a nearly two-year-old daughter at home, Zhang now spends less time in the lab.

Zhang Portrait
Biology

Zhang Portrait

“I tried to build the lab as a start up environment by putting together or recruiting people who are deeply passionate,” Zhang says. “There was just this energy.”

Feng Zhang Door Name
Biology

Feng Zhang Door Name

Dr. Zhang joined MIT and the Broad Institute in 2011, and received tenure just five years later in 2016.